About us

The Ukrainian Cultural Foundation is a state-owned institution created in 2017 in correspondence with the Law of Ukraine with aim to facilitate development of culture and arts in Ukraine, to provide favourable environment for development of intellectual and spiritual potential of individuals and society, wide access for the citizens to national cultural heritage, to support cultural diversity and integration of the Ukrainian culture into the world cultural space. The Ukrainian Cultural Foundation supports projects through a competitive selection process. Activities of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation are guided and coordinated by the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine.

Support artistic debuts, encourage creative work of members of cultural and art community, particularly of young creators.

Support of cultural and informative programmes within international cooperation

Support cultural projects of the Ukrainian diaspora

Key objectives of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation:

Contributing to implementation of the state policy in the fields of culture and arts; development of modern areas of culture and arts, making domestic (national) cultural products competitive in the international market
Support to artistic debuts, encouraging creative work of members of cultural and art community, particularly of young creators
Popularisation of Ukrainian culture and art, creation of Ukraine’s positive international image
Meeting cultural needs of the Ukrainian diaspora
Expert selection, funding and monitoring of projects supported by the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
Contributing to preservation, actualisation and popularisation of the national cultural heritage
Support to cultural and information programmes within the framework of international cooperation
Support to cultural projects of the Ukrainian diaspora